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Embrace Ideas Festival: Day 1 @ The Boston Foundation

Presented by King Boston at The Boston Foundation, Boston MA

Jun 13 2022
Embrace Ideas Festival: Day 1 @ The Boston Foundation

The Embrace Ideas Festival is a yearly celebration of ideas grounded in arts, culture and public scholarship. This week-long gathering brings together local, state and national leaders to amplify anti-racism and a vision for a transformed Boston.

On Day 1 of Embrace Ideas Festival, hosted by The Boston Foundation, author Heather McGhee joins Boston Foundation President Dr. Lee Pelton in a conversation about upending our zero-sum game thinking when it comes to race and racism. The duo will explore themes from McGhee’s The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together, setting the stage for a week of rich conversation around how we heal and build together.

Following the keynote session, King Boston’s Director

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The Boston Foundation

75 Arlington Street, Third Floor, Boston, MA 02116
(Neighborhood: Downtown)


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